Entry-Level Director of Operations Salary

An Entry-Level Director of Operations earns an average salary of $64,542 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Leadership and Strategic Project Management.

$39,243 - $105,324
$39K
$66K
$110K
MEDIAN: $65,793
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$12.23 - $30.62
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MEDIAN: $18.61
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$0$113K
Salary $39,243 - $105,324
Bonus $149.83 - $19,928
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $20,096
Commission $2,625 - $37,500
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$37,081 - $113,283
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 2,726
Hourly Data $0$40
Hourly Rate $12.23 - $30.62
Hourly Tips $0.86
Overtime $13.16 - $40.97
Annual Data $0$113K
Bonus $149.83 - $19,928
Commission $2,625 - $37,500
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $20,096
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$37,081 - $113,283
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 274

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $65,456

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Director of Operations Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Director of Operations in New York:
"What I wish I knew."
Be patient and know your self values. Listen to your successful mentors and elders who share their thoughts with you regarding when they were your age, or what they would do differently if they could do it again.

Director of Operations in Racine:
"How little you get for such a large amount of work put in."
Sign a contract with your salary and what was offered at hire.

Director of Operations in Wilmington:
"If your dreams don't scare you, they are too small."
If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more, and become more, you are a leader.

Director of Operations in Minneapolis:
"Know the leadership situation."
Understand the executive leadership styles, function of the board of directors, and company strategic plan.

Director of Operations in Los Angeles:
"The level of stress involved."
I work as the qualifying Customs License holder in the Los Angeles branch for an international Freight Forwarder based in Paris, France, owned by the French Railroad. Fully understand the expectations of your role as an operations manager, and speak up for yourself when, or if, your contribution and value to the operation is overlooked.

Director of Operations in Boston:
"Job is stressfull and I am processing and stabilizing IT."
None.

Director of Operations in Montclair:
"Reality of the job."
It's not as easy as you think. More stress than you would expect.

Key Stats for Director of Operations

Gender

Female
49 %
Male
51 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 533 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
66%
5-9 years
30%
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Skills That Affect Director of Operations Salaries

Leadership
▲15%

Strategic Project Management
▲15%

People Management
▲5%

Strategic Planning
▲5%

Financial Analysis
▲5%


Project Management
▲2%

National Average
$65,000

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
▼3%

Organizational Development
▼4%

Human Resources
▼7%

Team Leadership
▼10%

Oral / Verbal Communication
▼11%

Budget Management
▼14%

Inventory Management
▼15%

Logistics
▼16%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 533 votes.

Gender

Female
49 %
Male
51 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 70%
dental benefits
Dental: 55%
vision benefits
Vision: 45%
no benefits
None: 28%
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